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By Langford, James Warren; Langford, James Warren; Langford, Martha; Langford, John W

ISBN-10: 0773538216

ISBN-13: 9780773538214

ISBN-10: 0773590773

ISBN-13: 9780773590779

Martha Langford and John Langford research their father's it seems that harmless photographic event, revealing the complexity of either the pictures and their writer. An clever and private examine the ways in which the old and the personal are represented and remembered, a chilly struggle vacationer and His digicam phases the kinfolk slide exhibit as you will have by no means obvious it before.

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R. ”2 Course Sixteen had already been enjoying some family entertainment, courtesy of Walt Disney. D. M. Macleod, presses the speaker with a supplementary “I wasn’t asking for the rational answer, Colonel. ”5 Modest Efforts Appropriately, our Cold War tourist begins his travels in the cold. The North American tour started in Halifax with a visit to Canadian naval installations, including Integrated Maritime Headquarters, the Joint Maritime Warfare School, the Maritime Reconnaissance Squadron, the Naval Research Establishment of the Defence Research Board, and the Bedford Institute of Oceanography.

6). Would a picture like this have been allowed if this missile had been nuclear-tipped? On one hand, when it is viewed from a contemporary vantage point, there is something incredibly casual about all of this. ”11 The journey continues northward marked by two images of the group’s departure from North Bay. The first slide features the visiting ‘suits’ and ‘uniforms’ sporting those infamously ineffective toe rubbers walking across a freezing tarmac to the tour aircraft. Their attention has been caught by the lonely fighter aircraft in the background.

Framed as an approach along a ploughed road, with trace shadows streaming across the way, the ships are almost illegible. The interest of this view is a bit hard to fathom, until we remember the photographer’s earlier responsibility for the administration of customs functions at Canadian ports. ”33 Hardly incidental, the North’s challenging conditions had at one point constituted a modest proposal for defence strategy. 34 From a southern perspective, combining nothing with forced relocation constituted a plan.

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